Director of Engineering - Ad Platform

San Francisco, CA
Engineering – Engineering - Ad Platform
Full Time
FuelX is the leading commerce indexing company. Our technology leverages real-time data processing and machine learning to predict online shopping behaviors and to drive conversions for the brands that use our digital advertising platform.  We are growing our team, and we're looking for people to join us on our mission to index the world's commerce data.

As the Director of Engineering for this team, you will own and operate our advertising platform.


    • Determine operational feasibility by evaluating analysis, problem definition, requirements, solution development, and proposed solutions.
    • Communicate cross functionally to hone product strategy and deliver exceptional products.
    • Ensure the team is extraordinarily productive and has a huge impact.
    • Up to 20% "hands-on" development in addition to management.
    • Continuous education by studying state-of-the-art development tools, programming techniques, and computing equipment; reading professional publications; participating in professional organizations.


    • At least 10 years of experience in software development (of which the last 4 years experience in cloud and big data platform).
    • At least 5 years of experience at a rapidly growing startup specializing in Ad Tech, and ideally you have hands-on experience building systems and technologies.
    • Specific Ad-Platform experience is a requirement for this role.
    • BS Computer Science or equivalent degree.
    • Solid knowledge of platform architecture, design patterns, and conceptual modeling.
    • Demonstrated experience with systematization, automation, and extensibility design.
    • Team Player mentality